Cairo Genizah : Medical

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Leaf from a book on pharmacopeia, based on recipes found in Avicenna, Al-qanūn fī l-ṭibb (‘Canon of medicine’; ed. Būlāq 1871, III: 302-303). Simples mentioned include: wheat flour, chickpeas, white rice, poppy seeds, almonds, semolina, white sugar, milk, fat, butter, broad bean flour, lentils, mung beans, sesame, raisins, cardamon, rose, and secacul.</p>


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